Chris Cleave, author of Gold and Little Bee

Event date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 - 6:30pm


A Room of One's Own is thrilled to host Chris Cleave, author of one of our staff and customer's favorite books of recent years, Little Bee, as well as his acclaimed latest novel Gold, for a reading and book signing in our new space! 


Chris Cleave is the author of Incendiary and the #1 New York Times bestseller Little Bee, as well as the recent novel Gold. He was born in London, spent his early years in Cameroon, and studied experimental psychology at Balliol College, Oxford. Incendiary won the 2006 Somerset Maugham Award; was shortlisted for the 2006 Commonwealth Writer’s Prize; won the United States Book-of-the-Month Club’s First Fiction Award; and won the Prix Spécial du Jury at the French Prix des Lecteurs 2007. Little Bee has sold over 2 million worldwide. Cleave lives in London with his wife and three children. He can be found at or on his website at

Author photo by Lou Abercrombie 

Event address: 
315 W. Gorham St.
53703-2218 Madison
Gold Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451672725
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Simon & Schuster - July 3rd, 2012

Little Bee Cover Image
ISBN: 9781416589648
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 16th, 2010